The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 84 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 142 133 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.74% 3.15% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.72% 15.87% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 118 112 86
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1212 838 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.41% 19.87% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 659 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 120 £35,000 - 13
Bradford -18 14 £35,500 -15.47% 2
Ilkley - 2 - - 1
Wakefield -12 1 £22,500 -
Castleford - 1 £16,000 - 1
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 114 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (37.35%) Test Scripting
3 80 (31.13%) Finance
4 68 (26.46%) ISTQB
5 66 (25.68%) Software Testing
6 59 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (19.84%) Business Analysis
8 50 (19.46%) Regression Testing
9 49 (19.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 46 (17.90%) Selenium
11 44 (17.12%) Test Strategy
12 43 (16.73%) Functional Testing
13 41 (15.95%) Microsoft
14 40 (15.56%) QA
15 39 (15.18%) Automation Testing
15 39 (15.18%) SQL
15 39 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 35 (13.62%) Manual Testing
17 34 (13.23%) User Acceptance Testing
18 32 (12.45%) Automated Testing
19 31 (12.06%) MS Excel
20 30 (11.67%) .NET
21 26 (10.12%) Scrum
22 25 (9.73%) Test Management
23 24 (9.34%) Test Automation
24 23 (8.95%) Integration Testing
24 23 (8.95%) Java
24 23 (8.95%) Test Planning
25 21 (8.17%) MS Visio
26 20 (7.78%) XML

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.39%) Confluence
3 1 (0.39%) Lync
3 1 (0.39%) WinCC
3 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (12.06%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.17%) MS Visio
3 16 (6.23%) MS Office
4 3 (1.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) HTTP
2 1 (0.39%) VPN
2 1 (0.39%) MPLS
2 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.39%) NAS
2 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.39%) WAN
2 1 (0.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 46 (17.90%) Selenium
2 18 (7.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (6.23%) WebDriver
4 13 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.11%) SoapUI
5 8 (3.11%) JUnit
6 6 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.95%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.95%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.17%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.17%) Capybara
8 3 (1.17%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.17%) Subversion
8 3 (1.17%) JIRA
9 2 (0.78%) TestNG
9 2 (0.78%) MSTest
10 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.39%) eggPlant
General
1 80 (31.13%) Finance
2 8 (3.11%) Retail
3 3 (1.17%) Banking
4 2 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.39%) Games
5 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 157 (61.09%) Analyst
2 108 (42.02%) Test Analyst
3 49 (19.07%) Business Analyst
4 36 (14.01%) Tester
5 28 (10.89%) Test Manager
6 26 (10.12%) Senior Analyst
7 25 (9.73%) Senior Test Analyst
8 20 (7.78%) Test Consultant
8 20 (7.78%) Consultant
9 19 (7.39%) Senior Consultant
9 19 (7.39%) Test Leader
9 19 (7.39%) Senior Test Consultant
10 10 (3.89%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 10 (3.89%) Financial Business Analyst
11 8 (3.11%) Business Manager
11 8 (3.11%) Software Tester
12 7 (2.72%) Functional Analyst
12 7 (2.72%) Functional Test Analyst
13 6 (2.33%) Software Test Analyst
13 6 (2.33%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.67%) .NET
2 20 (7.78%) XML
3 13 (5.06%) SOAP
4 12 (4.67%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.50%) CSS
5 9 (3.50%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.33%) Web Services
7 2 (0.78%) XSD
7 2 (0.78%) WSDL
7 2 (0.78%) LAMP
7 2 (0.78%) HTML
8 1 (0.39%) JSON
8 1 (0.39%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.39%) WinForms
8 1 (0.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 59 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.89%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.95%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.39%) NHS
6 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.39%) DTV
6 1 (0.39%) SCADA
6 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.39%) Open Source
6 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.33%) Windows
2 5 (1.95%) Linux
3 3 (1.17%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.17%) Android
3 3 (1.17%) UNIX
4 2 (0.78%) CentOS
4 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (37.35%) Test Scripting
3 66 (25.68%) Software Testing
4 51 (19.84%) Business Analysis
5 50 (19.46%) Regression Testing
6 44 (17.12%) Test Strategy
7 43 (16.73%) Functional Testing
8 39 (15.18%) Automation Testing
8 39 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (13.62%) Manual Testing
10 34 (13.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (12.45%) Automated Testing
12 26 (10.12%) Scrum
13 25 (9.73%) Test Management
14 24 (9.34%) Test Automation
15 23 (8.95%) Test Planning
15 23 (8.95%) Integration Testing
16 18 (7.00%) SOA
17 16 (6.23%) TDD
17 16 (6.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.18%) SQL
2 23 (8.95%) Java
3 14 (5.45%) C#
4 8 (3.11%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.78%) Python
6 2 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.39%) Ruby
7 1 (0.39%) PHP
7 1 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 68 (26.46%) ISTQB
2 49 (19.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (7.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 14 (5.45%) Degree
5 8 (3.11%) CBAP
6 6 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (2.33%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.56%) PMP
8 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.78%) CISSP
9 2 (0.78%) CISM
9 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.56%) QA
2 5 (1.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.17%) HL7
4 2 (0.78%) SLA
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) Firmware
2 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (15.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.61%) HP
3 12 (4.67%) Oracle
4 5 (1.95%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.39%) VMware
5 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.39%) F5
5 1 (0.39%) Splunk
5 1 (0.39%) EMC
5 1 (0.39%) NetApp
5 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco
5 1 (0.39%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 5K cash car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum TO £40K
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: TO £35000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
thebigword
Salary: £28,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago